Job Vacancy Details

Trainee to Senior Building Control Surveyor (career graded)
Chiltern and South Bucks District Council

Salary: Up to £40,872 per annum (inclusive of R&R package)
Hours: 37 per week
Closing date: 7 July 2019
Interview Date: w/c 21 July 2019


Chiltern and South Bucks District Councils have successfully embraced the challenges of modern government through taking a progressive partnership approach to offering services. We are proud of what we have achieved through our joint working and we are passionate about delivering excellent services to our customers every day and meeting the needs of our local communities.

Our staff survey results consistently tell us that our employees think this is a great place to work and that they are proud to work for the Councils. An Investor in People (IiP) Assessor commented that, "staff are incredibly positive about their work for the Council, committed to its success and have a high level of satisfaction".

We are looking for self-motivated, enthusiastic Surveyors from Trainees to qualified Senior Surveyors who are committed to working in a constantly evolving department. 

Chiltern and South Bucks Building Control is a forward-looking, ever-developing service.  You should also be committed to delivering first-class customer service in a competitive environment.

Our well established joint Building Control Team serves both Chiltern and South Bucks District Councils and Surveyors will be expected to cover both areas.

Experience of checking plans for compliance with the Building Regulations and Inspecting work on site would be an advantage but training will be provided for those who do not have this. 

Our team is based at both our Amersham office and our Denham Office however you will be able to work from other Council offices and from home.

A Trainee role will be offered to the right candidate and the salary and benefits package would be tailored accordingly.

For more information/to apply:

For more information on this post please contact Adam Heeley on 01895 837211

Chiltern and South Bucks District Councils offer a highly competitive total reward package that’s proven to attract, motivate and retain the best people. Benefits include: free parking; a flexitime scheme, generous holiday entitlements and a flexible working scheme. For more information on our benefits please take a look at our website:

As an equal opportunities employer the council can offer a range of flexible work options and all applications and part time requests will be considered.

To apply for this job or to view our other vacancies please visit  All applications must be made online by clicking on the ‘apply now’ button and completing the application form. Please complete the form fully as there will not be an option for you to upload a CV. For any general queries please contact Human Resources on (01494) 732155 or email us at



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